Scholarship schemes for minority students
Merit-cum-means scholarship scheme for minority students
Description: To provide financial assistance to poor and meritorious students belonging to minority communities to enable them to pursue professional and technical courses
Eligibility: Student must belong to minority community (Muslim, Christian, Parsi, Buddhist, Sikh and Jain). Annual family income should be less than 2.5 lakhs
Prizes & Rewards: Scholarships worth Rs. 25,000 to 30,000 per year
Deadline: September 30
Post-matric scholarship scheme for minority students
Description: The scholarship is to be awarded for studies in India. It will also cover technical and vocational courses in industrial training institutes/ industrial training centres affiliated with the National Council for Vocational Training (NCVT) of classes XI and XII level.
Eligibility: Muslim, Sikh, Christian, Buddhist, Parsi & Jain students of class XI, XII, UG, PG, MPhil, PhD can apply. Family annual income from all sources should not exceed Rs.2 lakh.
Prizes & Rewards: Rs. 3,000 to 13,800 per year
Deadline: September 15